Concurrent trends in wearable devices and wireless health devices have opened the door for solutions such as Muse, a wireless EEG (electroencephalography) headband that collects brain data.
Companies in the industrial and enterprise IoT (Internet of Things) are maximizing focus on security solutions, and geolocation is an important factor in the process.
The Edyn Garden Sensor, www.edyn.com, will now be available to consumers in North America, due to its success on Kickstarter, www.kickstarter.com. While on Kickstarter, the product raised more than $2.36 billion in investments in 2014, thus propelling technological advancements in big Data collection.
One year ago this month, Connected World interviewed Diego Ventura, CEO of noHold about virtual agents, the IoT (Internet of Things), and AI (artificial intelligence). In the year since that interview, the pace of developments in these areas, and for noHold as well, has been blistering.
An innovative leader in advancing RF SOI (silicon-on-insulator) technology, Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., www.psemi.com, a fabless provider of high-performance, integrated RF (radio frequency) solutions, is continuing its legacy by introducing a new technology platform that leverages 300 mm wafers.
Intersil Corp., www.intersil.com, provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions, has created the ISL9120 to enable power management of system power supplies and peripherals.
A large Latin American mobile operator has selected CALLUP, www.callup.net, to help manage remote SIM (subscriber identity module) cards. CALLUP, a provider of VAS (value-added services) and MDM (mobile-device management) solutions for telecom, offers its SIM OTA (over-the-air) platform for remote management of files and applets.
While the market of mobile apps is booming, problems for companies and their employees associated with cyber security are growing.
Interoperability is key to building the IoT (Internet of Things). Two new standards for home and building automation aim to improve device-to-device interoperability and enhance innovation in this space.